Feb 27, 01

 

TOPIC : ___7  Design I ( Codes )

 

  1. OBJECTIVES:

 

    1. Homework review
    2. Quiz 1 review.
    3. Understand the need for building codes and their uses.
    4. Be able to identify sources for applicable facility codes, ordinances, and property covenants.
    5. Utilize appropriate facility codes to calculate:

q Occupancy Classification

q Type of construction

q Building size and height limits

q Occupancy allowed

q Egress needs ( exits, travel distance, hallways )

q Plumbing fixture needs. 

  1. REFERENCES:
    1. The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, S.K. Harmon, 1994
    2. The Architect’s Studio Companion, Technical Guidelines for Preliminary Design, E.A Joseph Iano, 1989.
    3. Standard Building Code, North Carolina 1997.
    4. Town of Elon College Zoning Ordinance 1994.
    5. Simplified Design for Building Fire Safety, J. Patterson 1993.

 

  1. TEXTS:
    1. None

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  1. WEB SITES:
    1. www.admin.ufl.edu/division/cp (Planning Department for U. of Florida)
    2. cyburbia.ap.buffalo.edu  (Links to planning data everywhere)
    3. www.ncdoi.com ( Department of Insurance NC.,  Code source )

 

  1. SUPPLEMENTS:
    1. Types of Facility Codes  S 7-1
    2. Code Review Procedure  S 7-2
    3. Building Code Occupancy Classification S 7-3
    4. Travel Distance- Egress Table 1004, S 7-4
    5. Plumbing Usage Percentage S 7-5
    6. Minimum Plumbing Fixtures Table 407, S 7-6
    7. Table 500 Allowable height S 7-7
    8. Code Check list S 7-8
    9. Building Code Summary Data S 7-9
    10. Health Center Code Review S 7-10

 

  1. PREASSIGNMENTS: None

 

  1. HOMEWORK:  DUE .......delayed due to video problems until march 20 AT 10 AM.  BRING YOUR COPY TO NEXT CLASS ON MARCH 20.

 

    1. Complete the Health Center code calculations for Supplement S 7-10. Put it in Project Book Format.
    2. Put Supplement S 7-9 Building Code Summary in Project Book format.  DO NOT FILL OUT THE FORM, JUST DO THE COVER SHEET.
    3. Submit your Project Book cover sheet for Topic 10, Approximate Budget for Health ( S 5-4 ).
    4. Finish rewriting your Project Book topics based on Supplement S 6-3.